There’s a lot we can learn from others, and these friendships can help inspire growth and an everlasting bond that is irreplaceable
A wonderful news report from ABC 5
Changing lives through friendship – Dane and Jackson
“My favorite part about my friendship with Kelly is being able to connect with her”
Connie Mehlman, Award-Winning Advisor, Shares Her Story
“Once I met Aidan, I could tell that she was a true friend.”
“My life has changed so much since I joined this organization.”
Columbus Gala set to take place this October
Third annual event set to take place this November
“Wait, no, really!?” Chapter President Meredith Bell exclaimed in excitement and disbelief as…
“Ohana means family, and family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten.” – Lilo and Stitch
Best Buddies in Ohio congratulates Ryan Hoffman on becoming a Global Ambassador for Best Buddies International!
The crowd held their breath, then cheered as players rebounded and scored.
Best Buddies in Ohio expands Advisory Board in Central Ohio.
Best Buddies in Ohio to partner with Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities to broaden offerings in Central Ohio
Best Buddies Creates Social Opportunities for Students with IDD and Improves School Culture According to New Faculty Advisor
Exceptional student leaders tell how Best Buddies shaped their path
Congratulations to our 2022 Best Buddies Graduates!
“Lynne brings great experience to the team…”
Best Buddies in Ohio expands programs; provides volunteer opportunities.
Written by Connie Mehlman, Best Buddies in Ohio Advisory Board Chair.
Meet Kate Malo!
Best Buddies in the News!
We’re excited to announce Matthew Cox will be the Chairman of the inaugural Champion of the Year Gala in Cleveland, Ohio.
Zayne Harshaw is a Best Buddies Ambassador who lives in Columbus, Ohio.
Tina is the parent of not one but TWO school friendship chapter members…
It is safe to say that most people involved in Best Buddies in Ohio know Niles.
Best Buddies Matthew Loughran and George Agaiby meet up often on Zoom…
Ashley Sammons is the chapter advisor at Talawanda High School in Oxford, Ohio…
Learn more about Shawn’s experience with Best Buddies!
Learn more about Kate, her time in the Best Buddies Friendship program, and her experience since then.
We sat down with Justin and he shared his thoughts.
We are so glad to be working with Angela in Ohio!
Meet Morgan Klenk, a student at Cleveland State University and Chapter President…
Three years ago, on February 8th, to be exact, Casey and Sammy met for the first time.
Best Buddies International would like to welcome Connie Mehlman as the new Advisory Board Chair for Best Buddies in Ohio.
Best Buddies International would like to thank John Evans for your leadership to continue the efforts of Best Buddies in Ohio.
Leading a Best Buddies Friendship Chapter through the global pandemic? You are not alone.
Ashley is one of 175 people in Ohio that Best Buddies has trained in our Leadership Development program…
Best Buddies participants explain the impact of Best Buddies at Midview High School on ABC 5 Cleveland.